Waikato Stud News

16 September 2011

Gr 1 Goal for Belle Vida

No Excuse Needed’s highly-regarded daughter Belle Vida is on a mission to avenge a Gr 1 defeat suffered by her mother during her racing days. The Matamata filly has been set for the New Zealand …

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15 September 2011

Pins Half Sister to G1 winner Scores on Debut

Pretty Pins, a 3YO Pins half-sister to the G1 Toorak Hcp winner Allez Wonder, pointed to having inherited her own fair share of ability when she scored on debut at Brisbane on Wednesday. The Patinack …

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15 September 2011

O’Reilly Chimes In With A Double

Champion sire O’Reilly picked up a winning double at Taupo on Wednesday with a pair of talented three-year-olds. The first-starter Beauty Supremo crunched his rivals while the more experienced A Real Prince continued his progression …

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14 September 2011

A Real Prince Flies Home for Dead Heat

John Bromley’s game O’Reilly galloper A Real Prince defied a seemingly impossible position and 59kg weight impost to snatch deadheat glory in the Coogee Walk 1200 at Taupo today. A Real Prince had them all …

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14 September 2011

Well Bred No Excuse Needed Galloper Leaves Them To It

No Excuse Needed’s well-bred son Polarity left his rivals to it in the first at Taupo today. Raced by Te Akau Polarity Syndicate (Mgr David Ellis), Polarity scolded rivals by five lengths in the Haunui …

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14 September 2011

Beauty Supremo Fittingly Shines on Debut

The O’Reilly 3YO colt Beauty Supremo fittingly shone on debut in the Paco Boy at Waikato Stud 3YO Maiden 1200m at Taupo today. Trained by Lance Noble, Beauty Supremoshowed plenty of pluck in the run …

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14 September 2011

Early Derby Raps Heaped on Savarhys

Early Derby raps are being heaped on the exciting Savabeel gelding Savarhys following his barn storming performance at Taupo today. After blowing the start, Savarhys had it all to do turning for home, but responded …

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12 September 2011

Pins Potent Stakes Power Plain To See

The potent stakes power of Pins was plain for all to see over the weekend. Adding on to the earlier US stakes win by Our Nautique in the Listed Joseph Grace Handicap (1700m), his 3YO …

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12 September 2011

Pins Blueblood Looking A Force To Be Reckoned With

Waikato Stud’s Pins blueblood Smart Giant announced himself as a force to be reckoned in Hong Kong last night. In the same manner which saw him seal the Hong Kong Trainers’ Premiership for John Moore …

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10 September 2011

Pins Colt All Class

Matamata trainer Peter McKay found the perfect race at Ruakaka today for his exciting galloper Antonio Lombardo to kick-start his three-year-old career. The well-performed son of Pins was, as expected, in a class of his …

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10 September 2011

Paco Boy Proving Highly Popular in NZ

 With his book fast approaching full, Waikato Stud’s new stallion Paco Boy is proving highly popular with breeders in New Zealand this season. “We are just rapt with the response we’ve had to him,” said …

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7 September 2011

Millionaire galloper Vigor Retired

The curtain has come down on the racing career of the well-performed Vigor whose record failed to accurately reflect his talent. While eight victories, seven placings and stake earnings of nearly $1.2 million are impressive, …

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